Horizon AFC-566FG Paper Folder
Automated set-ups ensure user-friendly operation and consistent folding.
Comfortable folding operation. High performance, space efficient automated cross-knife folding machines - The Horizon AFC-566FG Paper Folder features advanced automation with user-friendliness and high quality folding.
The Standard Horizon AFC-566FG Automated Floor Model Folder includes advanced set-up automation through a user-friendly 10.4” color touch-screen control panel that displays all common fold formats and sheet sizes for easy selection. The AFC-566FG brings folder automation to new heights with fully automated setup, including gap settings. This folder has been designed to serve the graphic arts and digital print markets, with ultra-quick changeovers and the ability to handle sensitive digitally-imaged sheets without marking, enabled by specially-formulated combination roller and scoring systems. The AFC-566FG is equipped with 6 fold plates, which allow a wide variety of fold patterns in a minimum amount of floor space, at speeds up to 42,000 sheets per hour.
Horizon AFC-566FG Paper Folder Details
- Set-up a wide variety of fold patterns by simply touching the corresponding icon and inputting the sheet size on the large LCD color touchscreen.
- 17 fold patterns are set on 566FG.
- Automated setups take just a few seconds. The LCD touchscreen prompts the operator through all remaining settings for fast, efficient production. All adjustments are user-friendly and require minimal skill or training.
- All roller gap settings can be performed automatically through the LCD touchscreen inserting a single sheet at the caliper.
- Standard wireless remote controller for more convenient operation.
- Fold rollers are constructed with a combination of steel and soft polyurethane for superior grip and sharp, consistent folding.
- Horizon's advanced rotary suction feed system delivers fast, consistent feeding on a wide range of paper stocks.
- Up to 200 job settings can be memorized for quick and easy recall of regular job.
- The optional pXnet bindery control system accept JDF setup data from an upstream workflow.
- Automated Setup Color LCD Touchscreen
- Superior Fold Quality
- 6 Buckle Plates
- Wireless Remote Controller
- High-Speed Feeder
Horizon AFC-566FG Paper Folder Specifications
|Machine Structure||6KTT (6 Buckles + Fold Knife + 2 Buckles Below Knife)|
|Maximum Sheet Size||
|Minimum Sheet Size||
|Sheet Weight Range||Normal Paper 35 to 244 gsm, Art/Coated Paper 50 to 232 gsm|
|Buckle Fold Length||1st Buckle||30 to 450 mm (1.2" x 17.7")|
|2nd Buckle||30 to 450 mm (1.2" x 17.7")|
|3rd Buckle||30 to 450 mm (1.2" x 17.7")|
|4th Buckle||30 to 360 mm (1.2" x 14.1")|
|5th Buckle||30 to 450 mm (1.2" x 17.7")|
|6th Buckle||30 to 360 mm (1.2" x 14.1")|
|K1 Buckle||30 to 150 mm (1.2" x 5.9")|
|K2 Buckle||30 to 150 mm (1.2" x 5.9")|
|Knife Fold Size||
|Feeding Mechanism||Air Suction Rotaor & 2 Cylinder Separator Head (Feed interval & suction time are adjustable)|
|Maximum Pile Height||740mm (29.1") [within 250kg (551.3lbs)]|
|Belt Speed||30 to 240m (32 to 261 yd.)/min [Knife Fold: 200 m (218 yd)/min]|
|Standard Fold Roller||
|Roller Gap Adjustment||Automatic Setting|
|Slit Perforation||Cut 6mm (0.24"), Blank 4mm (0.16")|
|Perforation||Cut 2.5mm (0.1"), Blank 0.8 mm (0.03") [Option: Cut 3.2 mm (0.13"), Blank 0.8 mm (0.03")/Cut 1.4 mm (0.06"), Blank 0.8 mm (0.03")]|
|Number of Holders||
|Automatic Setup||Suction head, table guide, side lay guide, 1st to 6th buckle, knife stopper, knife guide (front/rear), K1/K2 buckle below knife, roller gap (1st to 7th rollers, perforation rollers, knife rollers and rollers below knife)|
|Automatic Setup Accuracy||Setting Accuracy: +/-1 mm, Consistency Accuracy: +/-1 mm|
|Fold Patterns||Parallel fold, short fold, gate fold, accordion fold, zigzag (4 panel) fold, zigzag (5 panel) fold, letter fold, double parallel fold, 8-page cross fold, 12-page cross fold, zigzag cross fold, DL Fold (Letter/Accordion), 16-page transformation fold, zigzag (6 panel) fold, zigzag (7 panel) fold, roll fold|
|Job Memory||200 Jobs|
|Voltage / Frequency||3-Phase 200 V. 50 / 60 Hz 220 V, 60 Hz 400 V, 50 / 60 Hz|
|Power Consumption (Including Pump)||
|Heat Output||4.210 kJ (1,010 kcal)|
|Motors||0.75 kW x 1, 0.2 kW x 2.25 W x 1, 0.4 kW x 1 (Servo) 2.2 kW x 1 (Pump)|
- 17 fold patterns are set up by simply touching the icon for the desired fold pattern and inputting the sheet size on the large LCD color touchscreen
- All roller gap settings can be performed automatically through the LCD touchscreen inserting a single sheet at the caliper
- Standard wireless remote controller for more convenient operation
- The AFC-566FG is equipped with 6 buckles, 1 cross knife and 2 buckles under the cross knife
- Fold rollers are constructed with a combination of steel and soft polyurethane for superior grip and sharp, consistent folding
- Horizon’s advanced rotary suction feed system for fast, consistent feeding of a wide range of paper stocks. (42,000 sheets/hr. with A4 parallel fold)